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Social Work

This guide lists core resources for Social Work. Because Social Work is interdisciplinary, you may need to consult a related guide from the Research Guides site.


Policy documents are created by governmental and nongovernmental organizations to provide research and analysis on a specific topics that can influence opinion and practice for social programs and benefits developed and maintained by the government or private sector.   There are several ways to access policy documents.  This guide will provide you with some key sources for policy documents.

Canadian Policy Institutes


‚ÄčInternational Policy Institutes


United Nations: